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One Full Time position available in Racine and one Full Time in Burlington (Please note preference on application.)
Position Summary: Position is expected to fulfill traditional case management responsibilities as defined in essential job duties. Additionally, the position is intended to serve as an advocate and mentor to Careers participants lending them continued support and training regarding self-determination, so they are comfortable exercising this right (if they choose) when designing their vocational and/or rehabilitation plans at Careers Industries, Inc.
Essential Duties: Person-Centered Planning
Professional Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of and respect for the person-centered planning process including an understanding of how to educate and empower people regarding their right to exercise self-determination and/or self-advocacy. Ability and willingness to recognize and celebrate a person’s successes and unique abilities while defining limitations in a sensitive and respectful manner. Ability to exhibit and maintain a flexible, receptive and non-judgmental demeanor that encourages creative thinking and collaboration. Ability to objectively and creatively present and offer choices to participants.
Ability to write measurable, clear, reasonable, and concise participant focused goals, outcomes and comprehensible methodologies. Demonstrate creative problem solving and networking skills. Ability to develop, write and/or implement meaningful, proactive and positive strategies for supporting participants with challenging behaviors and/or human development issues.
Have proficient computer skills. Ability to plan, organize, prioritize and efficiently complete multiple responsibilities within established time frame. Good communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to consistently and diplomatically work on a professional level with key stakeholders and people from different departments within a complex organization.
Education & Training: Associate degree in Human Service or related field. Bachelor’s degree, preferred.
Physical and Other Requirements:
Other Duties: Carry out other job-related duties as assigned.
Measures of Success:
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